Summa Theologiae: Volume 44, Well-Tempered Passion: 2a2ae. 155-170 by Thomas AquinasSumma Theologiae: Volume 44, Well-Tempered Passion: 2a2ae. 155-170 by Thomas Aquinas

Summa Theologiae: Volume 44, Well-Tempered Passion: 2a2ae. 155-170

byThomas AquinasEditorThomas Gilby

Paperback | October 26, 2006

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The Summa Theologiae ranks among the greatest documents of the Christian Church, and is a landmark of medieval western thought. It provides the framework for Catholic studies in systematic theology and for a classical Christian philosophy, and is regularly consulted by scholars of all faiths and none, across a range of academic disciplines. This paperback reissue of the classic Latin/English edition first published by the English Dominicans in the 1960s and 1970s, in the wake of the Second Vatican Council, has been undertaken in response to regular requests from readers and librarians around the world for the entire series of 61 volumes to be made available again. The original text is unchanged, except for the correction of a small number of typographical errors.
Thomas Aquinas, the most noted philosopher of the Middle Ages, was born near Naples, Italy, to the Count of Aquino and Theodora of Naples. As a young man he determined, in spite of family opposition to enter the new Order of Saint Dominic. He did so in 1244. Thomas Aquinas was a fairly radical Aristotelian. He rejected any form of spec...
Title:Summa Theologiae: Volume 44, Well-Tempered Passion: 2a2ae. 155-170Format:PaperbackDimensions:280 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.63 inPublished:October 26, 2006Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:052102952X

ISBN - 13:9780521029520


Table of Contents

Editorial notes; Introduction; Question 155. Continence; Question 156. Incontinence; Question 157. Clemency and gentleness; Question 158. Wrath; Question 159. Cruelty; Question 160. Modesty; Question 161. Humility; Question 162. Pride; Question 163. The first sin; Question 164. Penalties of the first sin; Question 165. The first temptation; Question 166. Devotion to learning; Question 167. Inquisitiveness; Question 168. Good manners; Question 169. Style; Question 170. Precepts of temperance; Glossary; Index.